Friday, March 22, 2019

Supreme Court throws out death sentence from all-white jury

The Supreme Court has thrown out a death sentence handed to a black man in Georgia because prosecutors improperly kept African-Americans off the jury...

Van Gaal SACKED: United hand ex-boss £5m

United hand ex-boss £5m compensation as they axe his Dutch coaching staff with Mourinho waiting in wings Manchester United has sacked Louis van Gaal just...

Obama affirms death of Taliban leader Mansoor

U.S. President, Barack Obama, on Monday confirmed that Afghan Taliban leader, Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, had been killed by a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan...

S’African prosecutor to appeal ruling on Zuma graft charges

South African state prosecutors said Monday they would appeal against a court ruling that President Jacob Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges, setting...

Protests in Brazil’s 2 biggest cities against acting leader

Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Brazil's two biggest cities Sunday to protest acting President Michel Temer, trying to keep up pressure...

UK police officer sacked over Ibori corruption case

A police officer has been removed from a UK anti-corruption unit after claims he was paid for information about a case against jailed former...

Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam refusing to answer questions

The last known survivor of the team that carried out last November's Paris attacks, Salah Abdeslam, refused to talk during questioning Friday by anti-terror...

Obama signs bill to allow female pilots’ ashes at Arlington

President Barack Obama has signed a bill into law that will again allow the ashes of female World War II pilots known as WASPs...

ECOWAS Parliament urges Liberia to reconsider proposal on becoming Christian state

The ECOWAS Parliament has called on Liberia to reconsider aspects of its constitutional review where proposals have been made to make the country a...

Boxing great Manny Pacquiao wins Philippines Senate seat

Pacquiao is considered a hero in the Philippines, and is eyeing presidency, but now has to decide whether he can compete in Olympics. Boxing great...

Nigerian Parliament

INEC setting evil and dangerous precedence with inconclusive polls–Dogara

… says those who seek power to oppress like Hitler will meet their Waterloo The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has...

NBA

NBA-SBL Collaborates With ILFA To Hold “Banking And Finance Academy”.

As part of its commitment to capacity building, the Nigerian Bar Association Section On Business Law (NBA-SBL) in collaboration with ILFA is organizing "Banking...